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Nov 27, 2012 5:00pm EST
5, 2011, the gentleman from texas, mr. smith, is recognized for 60 minutes and is the designee of the majority leader. mr. smith: mr. speaker, i ask unanimous consent that all members may have five legislative days in which to revise and extend their remarks and submit extraneous materials for the record on the topic of this special order. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. smith: mr. speaker, the purpose of tonight's special order is to celebrate our friend and colleague, ralph hall's distinguished service in congress. if there were a congressional hall of fame, tonight would be representative hall's induction as the oldest, some would say the most seasoned, voting member in the house of representatives. as members of congress, we had the distinct honor of serving the american people. each day as a representative can be both challenging and rewarding. and though we sometimes make headlines we do not always make history. that is why today is especially important. today is a day for the history books. after 32 years of service, congressman ralph hall today became th
Nov 21, 2012 10:00pm PST
of that data. and later why i have come to hate the movie mr. smith goes to washington. and the unusual mystical connection between the 47% and star trek. [ male announcer ] it's that time of year again. time for citi price rewind. because your daughter really wants that pink castle thing. and you really don't want to pay more than you have to. only citi price rewind automatically searches for the lowest price. and if it finds one, you get refunded the difference. just use your citi card and register your purchase online. have a super sparkly day! ok. [ male announcer ] now all you need is a magic carriage. citi price rewind. buy now. save later. ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] everyone deserves the gift of all day pain relief. this season, discover aleve. all day pain relief with just two pills. >>> the machine that built the obama victory, what will they do with all of that information? that is coming next. when we with said new jersey was happy with chris christie, we were just guessing. now we have actual numbers. that is coming up. a hybrid? most are just no fun to drive. now, here's on
Nov 27, 2012 2:00am PST
nicole smith's modeling legacy actually lives on. coming up, see her young daughter in a starring role. and if you are leaving the house right now you can watch us any time on your desk top, on your mobile phone, just go to [ male announcer ] can a car be built around a state of mind? ♪ announcing the all-new 2013 malibu from chevrolet. ♪ with a remarkable new interior featuring the available chevrolet mylink infotainment system. this is where sophisticated styling begins. and where it ends? that's up to you. it's here -- the greatest malibu ever. ♪ part of a whole new line of tablets from dell. it's changing the conversation. ♪ but when i was in an accident... i was worried the health care system spoke a language all its own with unitedhealthcare, i got help that fit my life. so i never missed a beat. that's health in numbers. unitedhealthcare. why they have a raise your rate cd. tonight our guest, thomas sargent. nobel laureate in economics, and one of the most cited economists in the world. professor sargent, can you tell me what cd rates will be in two years? no
FOX Business
Nov 28, 2012 9:20am EST
. and sandra smith and charles payne are here. the powerball discussion next. ♪ ♪ all right. everybody, a half billion dollars, yeah, that's a lot of money and that's what you could win in tonight's powerball lottery jackpot payout win. i say do not buy that ticket. you'll pay a tax upfront and if you win, you'll pay a tax and if you have the unfortunate to die, your estate is up a creek. sandra: i don't think that you'll talk anybody out of the lotto tickets and bet they're going to die. stuart: it's a $2 ticket. and you buy that ticket. immediately tax the 50%. $1 goes to the state. and if you win 300 billion dollars, you lose at least a third that goes straight to the feds and then for the estate, local taxes. sandra: you've still got 2 million bucks. stuart: well, do you think that's a good deal. sandra: i'm saying you're not goinn to talk anybody out of it. what i think is a scam, stuart, i'm going to tell you why. if you look where the highest population of lottery ticket buyers are, it's in the most poverty stricken areas in this country and so when you talk about the money that these f
FOX Business
Nov 27, 2012 3:00pm EST
number one moneymaker? ♪ liz: the names may surprise you. sandra smith has a look at some of them. >> american express shopping with consumer confidence heptane of four year hiatus a big laggard. some of the stocks that were the best performers are going down in the final -- final trading days. of the biggest winner is until technologies. the buyers are flocking to the big names one stock that has been beaten up is down 17%. with an interesting trend those that are getting a boost. one of your favorites per radioshack. [laughter] only $2 per share and is up 7% was courting travel stocks, gaming stocks zale corporation headed been to the holidays up 5% we saw a big boost after the shopping weekend. best buy was a big winner on cyber monday they had on my deals. consumer confidence and shopping and a lot of the winners are there. intel and price to earnings is just eight. and the nasdaq is not on pace. >> radio shack. >> they have so much real-estate. >> could batteries and cables. >> likud the big board. down 73 points at 12,893 the point* is it is not a great days great day but th
Nov 27, 2012 4:00am EST
out to hank smith, chief investment officer. hank, good more thning. are you surprised there is no more optimism in futures? >> no, not really. because here in the united states, it's all about the fiscal cliff and very interesting last week as congress was on recess on vacation, the markets were you up. you now that congress is back in seg, there's a lot of jitteriness and i think you'll continue to see this until there is a resolution at least until we see that the fiscal cliff is being averted, either with a bridge or something more comprehensive and permanent, which is highly doubtful in a lame duck congress. >> for example the durable goods orders, we've seen a fall off in investment. is that owed to this uncertainty over the fiscal cliff? >> absolutely. capital spending is on strike here in the united states and has been for a while. but the good news is 2013 should be the year that certainty replaces uncertainty. unleashing a lot of pept up demand. so we can make the case that we'll see an acceleration of gdp growth with this unleashing of pent up demand in 2013.
FOX Business
Nov 27, 2012 1:00pm EST
nicole's smith's daughter is following in the denim footsteps. 6-year-old dannielynn, is starring in guess's spring ad campaign for kids. guess creative director says she has the same playful spirit her mother would carry onto the set. the ads were shot in malibu, california beach. lori: she is adorable. melissa: they start appearing on magazines, buses. she is really beautiful kid. guess is expected to report third quarter earnings tomorrow. the stock is trading near 52-week lows. they need something, maybe dannielynn is the key to success. lori: so debatable. she is adorable. she is same age as my kids. she was on a plane with them. my kids were so horribly based and she was perfect. anyway. the hits keep on coming for hewlett-packard. autonomy's former ceo rejected hp's allegations of fraud. shareholders line up to sue. melissa: later, 500 million dollars up for grabs. find the four leaf clove very, rabbit ace foot, whatever you got. we're chasing powerball frenzy. ♪ can. lori: follow up to this hewlett-packard accounting debacle. autonomy ceo mike lynch is firing back at hp
FOX Business
Nov 28, 2012 1:00pm EST
portfolio heading into the christmas season, those fickle teenagers? sandra smith following big movers today. sandy, i don't know how you keep track of them. >> they might be fickle but they're spending some dough out there. earnings coming from the teen retailers. they're opening their wallets and spending. aeropostale, for example, this is one of the cheaper, less expensive of teen retailers, far more less expensive than for example, abercrombie & fitch. they're giving investors lots of reasons to buy today. the stock is soaring up more than 5%, up near the highs of the session. a stock can certainly use a boost, year-to-date chart. they're heading into what they call a strong holiday season. casual clothes, lingerie selling well at arrow postell. they have the right price point. analysts love it. overweight rating. average price target. 25 bucks. $14 a share. the other one we're looking at is guess. reporting after the bell tonight. we saw anna nicole smith's daughter is in the big ad campaign there. this is another retailer that has been struggling over the past year. could use a little
FOX News
Nov 25, 2012 3:00am PST
years old for a lock smith. >> for a lock smith. i was too young to have a work permit at the time but they let me sweep the floors and answer the phones. while i was doing that i was watching the lock smith learning the tricks of the trade. >> what is this over here? >> all of my escapes happen within fuel view of the audience. i slightly obscure what the audience can see so the audience can see but not see what i am doing. >> it's free admission to the houdini museum across from madison square garden. >> we want to get you in position for your trick. >> these are real handcuffs you should not be able to get out of these. >> i am using the skills of a magician, a lock smith and contortionist. >> one minute on the screen right now. do we have one minute on the screen. >> very good. >> all right. >> one minute. 3, 2, 1, go. >> alley is holding the keys. >> even houdini would be impressed right now. >> roger what are we seeing here with thomas. what is he attempting to do? he is trying to perform the unbelievable. that's one. that's a difficult handcuff. >> doesn't look like he is go
FOX News
Nov 26, 2012 6:00pm PST
, where mr. smith goes to washington, he stays up all night and he filibusters? >> it should be transparent. it shouldn't be under the cloak of darkness, where the american people don't realize that people are putting a hold on things, obstructing things. >> sean: all they really to do is to threaten a filibuster. >> exactly, that's right. >> yeah. i don't think that's a very efficient way to operate. i'm no -- >> basically what you're looking at is a body that requires a real consensus. you need 60 votes to do anything. it's been that way for my lifetime. it will be that way going forward. again, it's not a majority rules deal. it's not the house of representatives. it wasn't designed to be one. it's comedy, as they say. people get along, think things through, supposed to be more moderate omoderate than the hou. you don't want a firebrand, cable show type body. it's the senate. >> sean: might be better actually. >> but somebody's got to beat you and -- >> sean: some adults in the room. i'm not sure if that's effective as of now. >> you're right. >> sean: maybe if they passed
FOX News
Nov 27, 2012 4:00pm PST
smith. this is the fox report. it's the bottom of the hour. time for the top of the news and five weeks from today, pretty much everybody's taxes go up unless president obama and congress can keep us from going over that ever talked about fiscal cliff. now the white house says president obama is taking his case to the people. meeting with small business leaders. today middle class families, tomorrow in hitting the road for a campaign style rally on friday. gop leaders say he should stay in dc and try to work out a deal. house republicans say they're also planning to get out of washington and hold events from small businesses back home. james rosen live at the white house tonight. do we know whether the talks have broken down? >> the white house says no, shep, that the work continues between key staff aides on both sides. but there is for this week as yet no follow-up session planned for negotiations like the one that the president held in the roosevelt room earlier this month with all four leaders from the house and senate. democrats more thanked from that session back on november 16 ta
FOX News
Nov 28, 2012 4:00pm PST
in '96 but lost to president clinton. i'm shepard smith. this is the fox report. it's the bottom of the hour, time for the top of the news. and you know that one friend who just won't let you get a word in edge wise, the u.s. senate has a friend like that. his name is filibuster. it's really a technique that lawmakers use to hold the legislation that they don't like. a senator or group of senators refuses to get off the floor and that group can kill the bill that way. now, the senate majority leader harry reid is threatening to push for a change to the filibuster rules that would give minority members less power. but the minority leader mitch mcconnell says that would be the equivalent of blowing up the senate. doug mckelway with the news live on capitol hill for us tonight. doug, they call it the nuclear option. >> yeah, they call it the nuclear option because the party that exercises the nuclear option, that pulls the trigger on the nuclear option can suffer ultimately the fallout from that nuclear chain reaction if they ultimately become the minority party at some point in the
Nov 26, 2012 9:00pm PST
of this in politics. we like to think we do. it was memorialized by frank capra. mr. smith talks for 24 hours in that one. filibusters rarely last as long as that. huey long talked for 15 hours once. 22 hours and 26 minutes over an oil bill. a few years later, senator thurman spent 24 hours and 18 minutes up there defending white southerners. you need 60 votes to stop it. you need 60 votes to shut it down. until you got those votes, whoever was in the minority just kept talking. no voting, i'm still talking and you can't stop me. nighty night. we know about the old examples because a filibuster used to happen so rarely because when it did happen the public noticed. now it's not even a filibuster. these days any senator can block any piece of legislation by raising a hand and saying so. a senator can block legislation without even paying the cause of anybody noticing and having the constituents back home asking why they are holding the floor to make some big point. with the filibuster now being so comparatively cheap to come by, it's become unusually plentiful in washington. the modern senate
Nov 26, 2012 9:00pm PST
to be in the minority. we almost got through the fill buster without mentioning mr. smith goes to washington, but i just blew it. sorry. thank you for being on the war room. joe williams will stay with us and we'll have fun. coming up, the sports metaphors will fly when we conduct our war room fantasy draft for the next cab knelt. you heard me right. it's a lot more fun than it sounded. julian bond enters the war room. voter suppression is not going away if you're reading the newspapers. >> if michele bachmann won the straw poll, why do we need a straw poll? i'll take a look at the situation, which is a mistake in the first place. we're just getting started. stick around. i think that the audience gets that this guy, to the best of his ability, is trying to look out for us. you see grandma lives waaaay down here and you live way up here. brian, your cousin, he's a little bit older than you, he lives here, in chicago. and your aunt lisa lives here, in baltimore. uncle earnie? waaay out in hawaii. but don't you worry, we will always be together for christmas. [ male announcer ] being together is
Nov 27, 2012 8:00pm PST
are connecting from all over the world for all sorts of reasons. in chicago, dawn smith wanted to improve her job skills with a free course in pharmacology from the university of pennsylvania. she loved the convenience, the quality, and the cost. >> about another 19 years of payments on my master's degree so i didn't want to necessarily add to the cost of that. which was a big factor. >> some point out that the immersive experience of attending college can hardly be replicated by loggingon to a laptop and the contact with professors hugely limited online. but this trend could open up education to hundreds of millions of people. >> i've already taught more students than i could have ever hoped to teach in my entire career. >> reporter: and there's still a lot to learn. tom foreman, cnn, baltimore. >> that does it for this edition of "360." thank you for watching. "erin burnett outfront starts now." > outfront next, with the fiscal cliff just 35 days away, congressional loerds say president obama isn't doing enough to make a deal. senator mark warner, the third wealthiest man of the senate, outfron
Nov 27, 2012 10:00pm PST
from all over the world for all sorts of reasons. in chicago, dawn smith wanted to improve her job skills with a free course in pharmacology from the university of pennsylvania. she loved the convenience, the quality, and the cost. >> about another 19 years of payments on my master's degree so i didn't want to necessarily add to the cost of that. which was a big factor. >> some point out that the immersive experience of attending college can hardly be replicated by loggingon to a laptop and the contact with professors hugely limited
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Nov 26, 2012 4:00pm PST
. unitedhealthcare. current record for an american is is about seven months. i'm shepard smith. this is the fox report. it's the bottom of the hour, time for the top of the news. and the standoff over the so-called fiscal cliff could hurt the economy even if we don't plunge over it. that's the warning from the white house. it says americans may not spend as much during the holidays this holiday season because they're worried about taxes going up in january. if we actually do go over the cliff, the white house says the average middle class family would pay an extra $2,000 or so in taxes next year. officials predict americans will cut back on spending even more and slow down the economic recovery. it's the top story at the bottom of the hour. ed henry is on it. lawmakers getting back to work this week. so where do they stand? >> shep, it's interesting because they can't even agree on whether or not they are at loggerheads. if you listen to white house spokesman jay carney he says things are moving along. they are very hopeful there is going to be a compromise. you speak to mitch
Nov 26, 2012 6:00am PST
watchers of politics about senate filibusters and why can't it all be mr. smith? you have to stay there and argue on the floor until somebody says no. harry reid has been reluctant to change the rules and apparently this time he has to change the rules. explain what you believe he is going to do and how the rules will change and how they won't change. >> i think there are two things. there is the filibusters of the large pieces of legislation. that will remain. it should. then i think there is the wasting time that happens in the united states senate. filibusters just to get on a bill. you filibuster to even decide whether or not you you want to debate a bill. >> that he will try to pass ledge la i guess that gets rid of that something and that will allow, it is really about allowing the senate to work and actually taking stuff up and actually debating what you say. if you're filibustering, you're filibustering the bill itself and it used to be the radio you will that brought the bill to the floor. >> it is about wasting time. are you talking about you have to file this motion and
FOX Business
Nov 28, 2012 11:00am EST
of the biggest teen retailers shedding light on who is winning over the under 20 crowd. dagen: sandra smith is actually able to fit into those clothes. we talked about this the other day. a lot of the retailers were or apparel stores, a lot of the younger shoppers hit the malls and open up their wallets. taking a look at the leaders on the s&p 500 right now, quite a few of them happen to be quite a few of them. you also have nordstrom in the mix, the top five winners in the market, retailers with better-than-expected news from the retailers. earaeropostale up. they had a huge hit yesterday after the retailer competition is too hot for them, they will lose market share to those like abercrombie. but aeropostale bouncing back today. american eagle reporting better than expected. they are lowering their prices and attracting those looking for a bigger bargain. really making a comebaak after selling off in the mid-fall months. and of course there is abercrombie, the fear of all the big teen retailers. to get the crowds and the prices are a bit higher. american eagle and thei aeropose fighting f
Nov 26, 2012 11:00pm EST
they announce a case in court, the bailiff says this is so and so, people versus smith. the district attorney stands up and says, i'm so and so, i speak for the people. i have a friend who is a criminal defense lawyer, and when the prosecutor does that, and its his turn, he stands up and says i'm so and so, and i also speak for the people, just one at a time. [laughter] perhaps you want to go to law school because you have a particular policy area you're interested in. you want to do what you can to promote environmental protection, and you think working through the law is the best way to do that, but you have to have a reason. there's better things to do if you can't think of something to do other than embark on a particular career path. >> thank you. i want to now turn to the court for a moment, and a little bit on public perceptions. the only -- we read about the court, and we read about the decisions on the court, but the common description is, conservatives on the court, liberals on the court, seems to be that cat -- category is the media perception. is there a different way you want peo
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